CommonWealth – Walsh’s legislative skills needed on transportation

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LPP alumnus Joe Giglio, who serves on Mayor Walsh’s transportation transition working group, discusses transportation legislation options such as congestion pricing.

news@Northeastern – Does your healthcare provider know you?

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North­eastern Uni­ver­sity soci­ol­o­gist Tim­othy Hoff has found that the health­care system’s emphasis on effi­ciency and tech­nology has made it much more trans­ac­tional and impersonal.

Alumni Spotlight: Elizabeth Giardino

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Elizabeth Giardino, a graduate of the Master of Urban and Regional Policy program, tells us about the coursework and internships that led her to her current role at Abt Associates.

USA Today – Moms, mayors offer misguided message on guns: Column

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Jamie Fox says despite its good intentions, a school shootings report released by Moms Demand Gun Sense in America and Mayors Against Illegal Guns, is misinformed.

Internship Spotlight: Noah Hodgetts, GIS & Data Analysis Intern

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Noah Hodgetts, a second year Master’s in Urban and Regional Policy student, tells us about how he found his current internship and what he does as a GIS & Data Analysis Intern.

Fellowship Spotlight: Ashley McCulley

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Here’s another graduate fellowship success story! Check out what Ashley McCulley did – and continues to do – while interning with the City of Boston Environment & Energy Department.

Boston.com: Death would be too good for Marathon bomber

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James Alan Fox says he is disappointed that the federal government will pursue the death penalty for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev because it will increase his martyrdom status.

Alumni Spotlight: LaTasha Smith

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Master of Public Administration graduate LaTasha Smith tells us about her work at the National Center for Civil and Human Rights and how her internships and coursework prepared her for her current role.

Boston.com – Crime & Punishment: Calm down when crime’s up

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James Alan Fox says Boston shouldn’t get carried away by the recent spike in crime this January. Fluctuations in crime trends, he says in his latest Boston.com column, can be misleading.

Student Spotlight: Josh Craft [VIDEO]

The first video in our student spotlight series features Josh Craft, a part-time Law and Public Policy student who plans to graduate this spring.

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